Liberty Springs' unique mix of therapeutic recreation, professional counseling, work and responsibility, and fraternity with others in a residential setting aims at liberating young men from addictive behaviors. From this new freedom springs hope. Hope creates an excitement for life and the ambition to dream.

Dr. Matthew Hedelius is the Director of Clinical Training for Liberty Springs. He holds an MSW degree in clinical social work and a Doctor of Psychology Degree. He is licensed as a Clinical Social Worker in the state of Utah and has experience in treating individuals in inpatient and outpatient settings.

"It's invaluable, especially in an outdoor setting like this, because they learn from eachother. You take youth from different lifestyles and backgrounds, and they become unified in purpose. It's a miracle to watch."